Russia elections

One-Minute Read
27 Feb, 2012

Pro-government TV station reports arrests of three accused of planning next president's murder

Mikhail Gorbachev
One-Minute Read
16 Feb, 2012

Last president of the Soviet Union warns Putin to learn from Margaret Thatcher's mistake

One-Minute Read
10 Jan, 2012

Pro-Kremlin activists try to discredit opposition campaigner using doctored photograph

One-Minute Read
15 Dec, 2011

Russian PM disparages protesters in call-in show, and tells of his love of Kipling

One-Minute Read
14 Dec, 2011

Russian Speaker scapegoated for Putin’s failings; magazine chiefs get boot for ballot-rigging story

13 Dec, 2011

Billionaire stands for president, but some say it’s all just a Kremlin plot to assuage protesters

In Depth
08 Dec, 2011

Rogue tweet comes as thousands of Russians vow to protest against alleged electoral fraud

07 Dec, 2011

Charismatic anti-corruption campaigner jailed in Moscow poses Russian strongman a serious threat

One-Minute Read
05 Dec, 2011

Voting share somehow hits 146 per cent in one province yet Medvedev hails 'democracy in action'